Your Currency for Change: How to Focus Environmental Giving

June 8, 2017 by  
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By Kate Williams, CEO of 1% for the Planet Currency is something we normally think of in narrow terms: the bills or coins we fish out of wallets and pockets to pay for our morning cuppa. But we can also think of it in broader terms: the influence…

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Minding the gap between insurance and flood risk

October 12, 2016 by  
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3 reasons why insurance won’t be able to pay for climate change disasters.

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6 takeaways from VERGE’s ‘Utility of the Future’ summit

October 12, 2016 by  
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How will energy utilities and customers adapt in an era of distributed, clean energy sources and smart-grid technologies?

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Apple is first U.S. tech company to issue green bonds

February 22, 2016 by  
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Tech giant seeks $1.5 billion to pay for clean energy, green buildings, and other environment initiatives.

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How the Paris Agreement sparked green-building progress

February 22, 2016 by  
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Exciting innovations are emerging, including a rise in LED lighting and renewables from the likes of Kellogg and Google.

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Green infrastructure grows like a weed

February 22, 2016 by  
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With trillions of dollars pouring into energy, water and transportation infrastructure, sustainability is front and center.

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From Starbucks to Microsoft, trading Yahoo for Amazon

February 22, 2016 by  
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From tech giants to industrial powers, sustainability executives are on the move.

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Facebook shares its carbon footprint

August 1, 2012 by  
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The social media giant for the first time has released data about its carbon emissions, citing " power of openness."

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Is pioneering prescription drug takeback law the right cure?

July 30, 2012 by  
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Officials in Alameda County, California have passed a law requiring pharmaceutical companies to pay for the collection and disposal of unused and expired medications. Can this pioneering local effort be duplicated elsewhere?  

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Delta, Lufthansa to Pass EU’s Carbon Costs on to Customers

January 4, 2012 by  
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New rules went into effect Monday forcing all airlines flying into the EU to pay for emissions from those flights. Delta and Lufthansa have responded with surcharges; Chinese airlines refuse to pay up.

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